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Hitachi Social Innovation Forum

Hitachi's annual event in Japan was first brought to Southeast Asia - Singapore - in November 2014 as the company celebrated its 50th anniversary in Singapore. Following its success, the Hitachi Social Innovation Forum (HSIF) has since made its way to Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam, Indonesia, Malaysia and the Philippines.

At the respective forums, Hitachi was honored by the esteemed presence of distinguished guests, including H.E. U Kyaw Myo (Deputy Minister for Ministry of Transport and Communications, Myanmar), Mr. Saknarong Saengsangapong (Vice Chairman of The Federation of Thai Industries and Chairman of Institute of Information and Communication Technology for Industries, The Federation of Thai Industries), Mr. Tran Vinh Tuyen (Vice Chairman, Ho Chi Minh City People's Committee), Mr. Rudiantara (Minister, Ministry of Communication and Information Technology of the Republic of Indonesia), YB Dato' Seri Ong Ka Chuan (Second Minister of International Trade and Industry, Malaysia) and Assistant Secretary, Atty. Leah V. Merida-Quiambao from Legal Affairs, on behalf of Secretary Arthur P. Tugade (Department of Transportation, Republic of the Philippines).

Committed to contribute to Southeast Asia's growth by addressing the region's challenges, Hitachi has planned a series of HSIFs to showcase the company's solutions.

Past Events

Hitachi Social Innovation Forum 2018 HANOI

Hitachi Social Innovation Forum 2017 in Vietnam

Themed ‘Illuminating Smart Communities’, the Hitachi Social Innovation Forum (HSIF) 2018 HANOI was held at Lotte Hotel Hanoi on 14th December 2018. The event was designed to catalyse dialogue on the topic of smart community building and the concept of Collaborative Creation.

Hitachi Social Innovation Forum 2016 VIETNAM

The Hitachi Social Innovation Forum 2016 VIETNAM was held at Sheraton Saigon Hotel & Towers in Ho Chi Minh City on 5th October 2016. The event showcased Hitachi's Social Innovation in the global market through hosted seminars, exhibition and gala dinner presenting a wide range of services, systems and solutions that addressed challenges facing ASEAN cities and societies.

Other Past Events in ASEAN

17 September 2018
23 February 2018
30 November 2017
8 November 2017
29 September 2017
28 June 2017
20 February 2017
16 February 2017
5 December 2016
26 August 2016
5 July 2016
  • Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar
12 February 2016